Olive Shisana

Olive Shisana



President and CEO of the Human Sciences Research Council in South Africa, Dr Olive Shisana is ex-president of the ISSC (2010-2013). She is a public health professional with extensive research, management and policy development experience spanning 20 plus years. Prior to her current role she was executive director at the HSRC of the Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS and Health research programme. She has also served as professor and head of department of Health Systems Management and Policy at the Medical University of Southern Africa.

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  • A lighter carbon footprint, a greener world, 10 Feb 2021 in Blog